Nova Scotia records 100th death since onset of COVID-19 pandemic

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HALIFAX — Nova Scotia has registered its 100th death since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Officials say a woman in her 70s has died in the province's western zone.

The province is also reporting seven new cases of novel coronavirus — all in the Halifax area.

As of today, Nova Scotia has 134 active infections.

There are 10 people in hospital due to the disease, including one in intensive care.

According to provincial data, 83 per cent of the province's population has received at least one shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, while 77.9 per cent are fully vaccinated.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 26, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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